South Bay Judo is a family run Judo Club located at Wilson Park in the City of Torrance.   It was established in 1999 by Head Instructor Ed Shiosaki as a charter club for the City of Torrance Parks and Recreation.  


Instructors at South Bay Judo teach the martial of art of Judo to students of all ages.  The goal is to teach quality fundamentals to our students to build a solid base for future development.  By teaching discipline, honor and respect, we believe our students will not only be successful in Judo but also in life.  


South Bay Judo is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization. 


What is JUDO?  Stop by our judo club and CHECK IT OUT!  Try it out!  We also welcome all visiting judokas.     












Announcements & Updates!




We just started 1st Quarter - Winter Session on Tuesday, Jan 10, 2023. 


Signup for new students thid sessopm are now closed for the 1st and 2nd classes. 


We are now taking new students pre-registration for the 2nd Quarter - Spring Session which starts on Tuesday, March 21.


Our judo classes are on Tuesdays & Thursday and we offer 3 time slots as noted: 

> 1st class 4:45 to 6:15 pm  

> 2nd class 6:15 to 7:45 pm 

> 3rd class 7:45 to 9:15 pm 

For additional information go to the Class/Registration link.  










South Bay Judo will be following  all local, city and state, USJF and USA Judo guidelines and recommendations for COVID-19, however, it is not possible to fully prevent against the presence of the disease.  Therefore, if you choose to utilize South Bay Judo's services and/or enter onto South Bay Judo's premises you may be exposing yourself to and/or increase your risk of contracting or spread of COVID-19.


Our students, parents and instructors safety is our TOP PRIORITY!














Our students, parents and instructors safety is our TOP PRIORITY.












Outdoor Judo Workout - Sunday











"He who fears loss, has already been beaten."  jigoro kano Founder of Judo






SBJ Super Bowl 50/50 Fundraiser

Let's get ready for the 2023 Super Bowl, Feb 12.  $100 a sqaure.  You can purchase a square and have a chance to win up to $5,000. 

Call Ed Shiosaki 310-702-0023 or Milton Shiosaki 310-995-6991 for additional informaton and to purchase a square.  



SBJ Annual Awards Banquet - Saturday, Feb 19

ome join us for food, drinks, games and prizes. Plus we will handing out our 2022 award recepients in the following categories: Most Imporved, Fighting Spirit, Inspirational, Senseis and Most Outstaninding SBJ Judoka.


SBJ Dining Nite at Lazy Dog Del Amo - March 1

Come join us for our 1st Dining Nite for 2023 for either lunch or  dinner or takeout. Make sure you have a copy of our flyer for us to get credit.  Details to follow.










Bunksai Festival - Apirl 15 & 16

We will have our judo demonstration on Saturday, starting at 1:50pm and our world famous Hawaiian style Shave Ice sale both days. 















Food, drinks, desserts. Hawaiian Shaved Ice!  Games and prizes.

Jumper for the young ones too!  Hope everyone had a great time!



SOUTH BAY JUDO - 2022 Dining Night


We had our 1st SBJ Dining Fundraiser on Wed, June 29 at Chipotle on Hawthorne Blvd in Torrance. 


And WHAT A TURNOUT!  We want to thank you for supporting the club and showing up with family and friends and co-workers too!


We can't wait to see everyone again for our next SBJ Dining Nite.  









Kings Hawaiian Bakery & Restaurant
Hawaiian Sweet Island - Shave Ice Syrups and Machine
Eric Tashima Group - Real Estate
Grimm & Chen - Structural Engineerring
Torraance Police Officers Association
Vantec Hitachi Transport
Dr Richard Miyamoto - Optometry
Fuji Mats
EZ Rims 4 Rent
It's A Deal - Casino Rental
Englekirk Structural Engineers
Northrop Grumman / John Wada
Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance - Randy & Laurie Shiosaki
Cetera Advisor Network - Derrick Kawamoto
Safe and Sound - Security Camera Systems
Cherrystone's Restaurant & Catering
Crosshairs Gun Store
Du Bunne Day Spa
State Farm - Neal Bracewell
Senfuku Japanese Restaurant
Starbucks Coffee (Torrance Crossroads)
Tom Kinsella - Accountant
Nishimoto Trading Company
Back Home in Lahaina
Hatashita Sports
Dai Ichi Bonsai Kai
Lunada Bay Hardware
Arbonne - Christine Shiosaki Tsang
PV Prep - Private Tutoring - Tom Sheridan

We would like to thank all South Bay Judo Sponsors for their continued support for our judo program.

T: 424-392-4732  Email: southbayjudo1999@gmail.com

Wilson Park- Dee Hardison Sports Complex
2400 Jefferson St
Torrance, CA 90501


We offer judo classes 4 times a year, Winter, Spring, Summer and Fall judo sessions and each session we have 3 classes on Tues & Thurs.



> 4:45 to 6:15 pm - Juniors (5 to 8 years old) - New Students and Returning White Belts

6:15 to 7: 30 - Juniors (5 to 14 years old) - Added Class for New & Returning White Belts 

> 6:15 to 7:45 pm - Juniors Intermediate and Advance 

7:45 to 9:30 pm - Older Youths & Adults (15+)



‚Äč> 1st Quarter Winter Session - Jan 10 to Mar 9 

> 2nd Quarter Spring Session - Mar 21 to May 18 

> 3rd Quarter Summer Session - June 13 to Aug 15

4th Quarter Fall Session - Aug 17 to Oct 19


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